∑-VCM™ incorporates our universal transport medium specially formulated for the collection and transport of Viruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma.
Retaining well documented qualities of Virocult® medium, which is M40-A2 Compliant, ∑-VCM™ has been developed as a universal, multipurpose system for use with Viruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma and even certain fastidious bacteria such as Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The base medium allows survival and recovery of the target organisms, while a new cocktail of antimicrobials prevents the growth of contaminating bacteria and fungi in the specimen.
∑-VCM™ can be stored and transported at ambient temperature and is compatible with culture and molecular methods of detection. ∑-VCM™ offers exceptional convenience with a choice of fill volume, vial size, swab type and comes with a 12 month shelf life.